Klangbasel Festival at the Centre for African Studies
In the homely foyer of our historical premises on Rheinsprung 21 ("kleine Augustinerschütte") we feature three concerts with artists from South Africa. A fourth concert will take place at the the bird's eye jazz club.
14.09.2018, 20:30 Siya Makuzeni's Ippyfuze
The amazing vocalist from Johannesburg navigates the space between Rock and Jazz combining traditional technique with electronics.
15.09.2018, 18:00 Paul Hanmer & Derek Gripper feat. Hopkinson Smith - between Desert Blues and Baroque
Chamber music of a different kind - guitarist Derek Gripper and pianist Paul Hanmer explore the music of Mali with classical western instrumentation.
15.09.2018, 20:30 The Swiss South African Jazz Quintet (the bird's eye jazz club)
A long lasting and exciting cooperation between North and South
16.09.2018, 16:00 Derek Gripper & Hopkinson Smith - en encounter of J.S. Bach, Ballaké Sissoko and Toumani Diabaté
Between Baroque and West African music traditions - chamber music of a different kind